There are 2 ways to get from Queens to Poughkeepsie by subway, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Subway, train  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the subway from 104 St to 34 St - Penn Station A
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Empire Service / ...

$29 - $58

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Queens to Poughkeepsie 84 miles

$8 - $12

What companies run services between Queens, NY, USA and Poughkeepsie, NY, USA?

There is no direct connection from Queens to Poughkeepsie. However, you can take the subway to 34 St - Penn Station, take the walk to New York Penn Station, then take the train to Poughkeepsie Amtrak. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Poughkeepsie.

Train operators
VIA Rail
+1 1 888 842-7245
Train from New York to Poughkeepsie
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $75
$25 - $40
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $75
$45 - $65
Business Plus/Sleeper
$85 - $120

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Questions & Answers

The distance between Queens and Poughkeepsie is 114 km. The road distance is 134 km.

The cheapest way to get from Queens to Poughkeepsie is to drive which costs $8 - $12 and takes 1 h 45 min.

The quickest way to get from Queens to Poughkeepsie is to drive which takes 1 h 45 min and costs $8 - $12.

It takes approximately 2 h 41 min to get from Queens to Poughkeepsie, including transfers.